Smiths' Spells and a Medical Manuscript

Friday, June 6, 2014 - 17:30 to 20:00
Physics Hall, South Campus and the Russell Library

The Department of Early Irish, Maynooth University and The Library, Maynooth University invite you
to the opening event of the Symposium on Charms and Magic in Medieval and Modern Ireland

"The spells of blacksmiths and related matters" - John Carey (University College Cork)


"Celebrating 600 years – Maynooth’s earliest Irish manuscript, C 110" - Aoibheann Nic Dhonnchadha (Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies)

With a reception afterwards in the Russell Library,
and an opportunity to view MS C 110 from the collections of St. Patrick’s College Maynooth

Refreshments will be served.

RSVP by Tuesday 3rd June 2014 (at:

More information here.